Is Kim Kardashian a Mobile App Mastermind?

Is Kim Kardashian a Mobile App Mastermind?

Her free mobile app has already made millions. What about it has users (including my sister) hooked? Kim Kardashian’s mobile app is addicting. How ...

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5 Tips For a Great Presentation

In my short time here at the iSchool, I've given several presentations, and witnessed many more. Some people are top-notch speakers and ...

Professor’s Job Offer Revoked Over Tweets; Intellectual Freedom Fears Follow

Professor's Job Offer Revoked Over Tweets; Intellectual Freedom Fears Follow

Librarians take to Twitter using #Critlib to discuss the early termination of Steven Salaita and its impact on academic libraries. #Critlib is a ...

Favorite Projects from the Future of StoryTelling Summit

Favorite Projects from the Future of StoryTelling Summit

Recently, I had the privilege of working at the Future of StoryTelling summit taking place at Staten Island's beautiful Snug Harbor. FoST is ...

Samsung Combats Apple’s Latest With Brutal Ad Campaign

Samsung Combats Apple’s Latest With Brutal Ad Campaign

Apple Inc has certainly taken the industry by storm with its new products this fall, including the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, ...

Is Kim Kardashian a Mobile App Mastermind?

Is Kim Kardashian a Mobile

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Favorite Projects from the Future of StoryTelling Summit

Favorite Projects from the Future

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| October 21, 2014

Lono: A ‘Future Conscious’ Home Irrigation System

WiFi Controller and App - Image via Lono

From the Student Sandbox to HackUpstate, a variety of opportunities are readily available in the Central New York area for up and coming businesses. Over the past decade, there have been countless local small businesses that have both succeeded and failed. But moving forward, what startup characteristics are important to note? ‘Future Conscious’ Key Personally, → Read More

| October 21, 2014

Is Kim Kardashian a Mobile App Mastermind?

Kim Kardashian: Hollywood

Her free mobile app has already made millions. What about it has users (including my sister) hooked? Kim Kardashian’s mobile app is addicting. How do I know this? I downloaded it to see what all the hype was about. Now every time I see my sister she steals my phone to play the game. She’s → Read More

| October 20, 2014

5 Tips For a Great Presentation

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In my short time here at the iSchool, I’ve given several presentations, and witnessed many more. Some people are top-notch speakers and love to get up on stage and talk. Others are mic-shy and avoid being in the spotlight as much as possible. Regardless of where you stand on the spectrum, as a modern information → Read More

| October 17, 2014

Professor’s Job Offer Revoked Over Tweets; Intellectual Freedom Fears Follow

Steven-Salaita-Letter-Refused-Top

Librarians take to Twitter using #Critlib to discuss the early termination of Steven Salaita and its impact on academic libraries. #Critlib is a biweekly Twitter chat where librarians discuss critical pedagogy and how it can be used in library instruction. A recent discussion focused on the situation of Professor Steven Salaita, whose offer of a tenured → Read More

| October 16, 2014

Samsung Combats Apple’s Latest With Brutal Ad Campaign

Samsung vs. Apple

Apple Inc has certainly taken the industry by storm with its new products this fall, including the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Watch, and the Apple Pay service. The technology company is currently the most valuable brand in the world according to the Interbrand Best Global Brands annual report, surpassing Coca-Cola, IBM, Microsoft, and → Read More

| October 15, 2014

7 Factors Veterans Should Consider in a College Search

2014 Veterans Commencement at Syracuse University

What sets colleges apart from one another in the benefits and experience they provide for student veterans? There are plenty of online rankings out there, but looking deeper there are specific, important components shared by the greatest schools for veterans. Here are some of the top qualities to look for when considering an education after → Read More

| October 14, 2014

Libraries Without Borders: Hope in a Box

Ideas box

Editor’s Note: This is the third installment of a three part series on Libraries Without Borders.  Instead of trying to explain the impact of the Ideas Box, a project created by Libraries Without Borders, the United Nations Refugee Agency, and Philippe Starck, I thought the video put out by a community who received the Idea → Read More

| October 13, 2014

Libraries Without Borders: Supporting Justice through the Digital Law Library

Supporting Justice with the Digital Law-3

Editor’s Note: This is the second installment in a three-part series on Libraries Without Borders. Libraries have long been in the book business, and as the digital age has come about, libraries have had to redefine themselves. Librarians are no longer just in the book business, we are in the information business, and–as curators of → Read More

| October 13, 2014

Data Roundup: Adam Sandler, Data Careers and Creatives, Breaches Galore

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Editor’s Note: Data Roundup is a regular feature on Information Space. Adam Sandler + Netflix: Data Points to Success Netflix continues to make business decisions and investments based on insights from their data. As Will Richmond writes in his post on LinkedIn, Netflix builds data collecting mechanisms into all of its core business processes. They’ve → Read More

| October 13, 2014

Ello: Newest Kid on the Social Media Block

The ello.co banner page

I became briefly acquainted with Ello last summer, while the firm was still operating stealthily. They were collecting email addresses for potential new members during their beta period, and so I dutifully entered my address and waited … and waited. At the time all I knew was that it existed. Fast forward a few weeks and the world → Read More